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Compassion For Animals, with Karen Dawn, Author of "Thanking the Monkey"

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The Jazzy Vegetarian

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The Jazzy Vegetarian explores the subject of having compassion for animals, with animal activist Karen Dawn, author of the critically acclaimed book, Thanking the Monkey: Rethinking The Way We Treat Animals. We'll discuss various ways to start living a more animal friendly lifestyle, like how to purchase cruelty free shoes and vegan cosmetics! We'll also feature music from the late, great guitarist, Joe Beck. Special guest, Karen Dawn, founded the animal advocacy media watch DawnWatch.com. Published by Harper Collins, her book "Thanking the Monkey" was chosen by the Washington Post as one of the "Best Books of 2008." As a spokesperson for the animal rights movement Karen has appeared on all of the major news networks and MTV, and has hosted talk shows on major radio stations. Karen served on the Genesis Awards voting committee and has been published in leading newspapers including the Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, and the UK Guardian. Ms. Dawn devotes herself to helping those most abused by society and least able to help themselves -- the animals.